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CBS: New York State to allow fracking


(CBS News) The method of extracting natural gas from deep in the earth known as “fracking” has dramatically changed the U.S. energy industry, but as more wells are drilled, protests have continued. The latest flashpoint is New York State, which … Continue reading

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INVESTMENTS: DOW -VS- LAND


Driving home from Myrtle Beach last weekend, one of my friends asked me what single investment I thought was the best to make right now. “Land,” I said, without hesitation. It’s the one single thing all 6.9 billion of us … Continue reading

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NY: Gas Drilling Moratorium


NY Assembly Approves Gas Drilling Moratorium What the heck???? Paterson’s last Hoorah! The Assembly approved a temporary moratorium on natural gas drilling Monday night, with the goal of placing a hold on hydraulic fracturing (hydrofracking) until May. The bill passed, … Continue reading

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No Frack Gas in Chenango County


Norse Energy  and Stryker Energy announce joint venture in Chenango County, NY. Energy Corp. has commenced drilling into the Herkimer Sandstone in Chenango County after an almost six month hiatus while it conducted seismic tests to pinpoint subsurface prospects. The … Continue reading

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